Arctic Monkeys LA support act: Fontaines D.C. to open - will they play Kia Forum shows?

Grian Chatten of Fontaines DC PIC: Rebecca Sapp/Getty Images
Grian Chatten of Fontaines DC PIC: Rebecca Sapp/Getty Images

Arctic Monkeys have confirmed the support act for their huge North American tour shows in LA.

Alex Turner and Co will be playing venues across the U.S. and Canada in the coming months, The Car tour in support of the album which was released last year.

The band will be coming to Kia Forum in Inglewood on 29, 30 September and 1 October.

During the tour, Arctic Monkeys will have an opening act. Here is all you need to know:

Who are the support acts for Arctic Monkeys tour?

Fontaines D.C. are the openers for throughout the Arctic Monkeys North American tour. They will be the support act for all the dates across the U.S. and Canada.

Who is the opening act for LA shows?

Fontaines D.C. are the support act for all the dates on The Cars tour North American leg.

Who are Fontaines D.C.?

The five-piece post rockers are a group from Dublin, Ireland - but now based in London, UK. Formed in 2014, they are made up of Carlos O'Connell, Conor Curley, Conor Deegan III, Tom Coll and Grian Chatten.

Fontaines D.C. get their name from a character in the movie The Godfather called Johnny Fontane and the D.C. stands for Dublin city. Since forming in 2014 they have released three albums in Dogrel, A Hero's Death and 2022's Skinty Fia.

During the shows with Arctic Monkeys they have played the following setlist:

  • A Lucid Dream

  • Televised Mind

  • Nabokov

  • Big Shot

  • Roman Holiday

  • Boys in the Better Land

  • Jackie Down the Line

  • I Love You

Fontaines D.C. sets have lasted around 40 minutes each night on the North American leg of the tour.